April 20, 2012


Posted in Digestion, Food, fruit, Health, healthy lifestyle, Herbal Papaya, herbs, Papaya Recipe, Recipes, Wellness

Papaya - The Fruit of Angels: A highly delicious and popular tropical fruit, papaya leaves, fruit, and seeds include a variety of nutrients for the body. Papaya leaf extract, Papaya leaf teas and Papaya seed powder aids digestion, supports your immune system, boosts healthy blood platelet function and supports youthful skin.

What Makes Papaya So Powerful? Papaya is the only natural source of the protein digesting enzymes Papain & Chymopapain. It also contains the enzyme fibrin, a rarity in the plant world. Fibrin is an insoluble protein that traps red blood cells and platelets that aid blood clotting.

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Ripe Papaya With Quinoa

Cooking and incorporating papaya in your diet can be fun and easy. Here is a recipe from our kitchen that are fast and PapayaLicious.

Lighten up with a nutrient packed fresh snack or side dish of Quinoa with Papaya. Papaya is naturally low in sugar and using honey or agave is also low glycemic.

Quinoa is fully of nutrition and has been used for thousands of years, its a grain that has protein in it, yes PROTEIN!

This recipe is gluten-free friendly too. 

Here are the ingredients:

1 cup Quinoa
1 ½ Cup Water
Organic Papaya Cubed
A Handful of Pecans or Walnuts Chopped
Handful Fresh Chopped Mint (optional)
Dash Himilayan or Celtic Salt
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup lemon juice
1 tbsp. raw unpasteurized honey or agave nectar (vegan option)

Soak the quinoa for five minutes. Then cook the quinoa with a cup and a half of water with a dash of salt for 15 minutes.
Set aside and let cool. Chop papaya, nuts and mint and mix in cooled quinoa. Add olive oil, lemon juice and honey to sweeten the mixture.

Cool and enjoy.

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